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Leaving The Weak To Die.

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Leaving The Weak To Die.

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Names
Kilburn & Cross (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Pioneer Life

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PIO
Topics
Pioneers
Donner Party
Frontier & pioneer life
Westward movement -- 1840-1849
Campfires -- 1840-1849
Snow -- 1840-1849
Notes
Content : Written on border: "1891" Printed on border: "In the morning, he wandered off from the party, and probably soon died. They did not see him again. Sorel on this day gave out and lay down to die. They built him a fire, and Morin, who was in a dying condition, and snow-blind, remained. These two did not probably last till the next morning." Includes additional text.

Source note: Marvels of the new west : a vivid portrayal of the stupendous marvels in the vast wonderland west of the Missouri River. (Norwich, Conn. : Henry Bill, 1890) Thayer, William Makepeace (1820-1898), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 16 x 12 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1679997
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17617175
Barcode : 33333159339783
UUID: 624d7330-c561-012f-b96d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Leaving The Weak To Die." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-310e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Leaving The Weak To Die." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-310e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1890). Leaving The Weak To Die. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-310e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Leaving The Weak To Die.